Naithan Jones, CEO of AgLocal, a San Francisco, Calif.-based company that delivers responsibly-sourced, sustainably-raised meats from local family farms to consumers' doorsteps, announced that its farm-fresh, healthful meats are available for order via AmazonFresh. The move provides an on-demand option for AmazonFresh consumers in Northern California and Seattle, Wash.
With AmazonFresh, customers can combine grocery and other shopping into one seamless experience. Most items are available for same-day and early morning delivery, including fresh groceries and products from local specialty food shops, as well as toys, electronics, and household goods. With AgLocal's selections now available on AmazonFresh, customers have a second method to source high quality meat that is delivered directly to their doorsteps. Further, as AgLocal vets each contributing farm on every level from nutritional values to ranching practices, animal habitats and care.
Customers can select from one of three boxes from AgLocal's versatile product line, all with healthy meat products sourced from independent regional farms in the U.S. Each box has information on the farms that source the meats inside, as well as recipes on how to prepare them from top chefs who partner with AgLocal.Bottom of Form Currently, the smaller sized (5 to 7 lbs.) boxes for $85 are available in the online format.
Family Style: Ideal for feeding a hungry family, the most popular of the AgLocal selections offers cuts such as chicken tenders, ground beef, lamb kebabs and breakfast sausage. Small box: 7 lbs.
Fit & Lean: For those whose body is their temple, lean, grass-fed cuts adhere to most nutritional preferences, such as Paleo diets with lamb chops and sirloin tip steaks. Small box: 5 lbs.
Grill Master: Highlighting the cuts that are most flavorful when cooked over an open flame, the grill box includes New York strip, chicken breasts and lamb leg steaks. Small box: 5 lbs.
AgLocal, which launched in 2011, is dedicated to delivering ethically raised meat from its family farm partners directly to its consumers. All AgLocal approved products come from animals that roam freely in pastures of farms throughout the West Coast, with diets free of hormones and antibiotics. This mission benefits consumers with tastier meat that is often higher in certain omega fatty acids, B vitamins and other nutrients, as well as the environment.
AgLocal partner farms are committed to sustainable practices that nurture symbiotic relationships between the animals and the land, and are often individually recognized for this commitment by larger agriculture platforms and organizations.
AgLocal currently delivers by monthly subscription to Arizona, California, Idaho, Oregon, Nevada, Utah, Washington and Wyoming. The meat is shipped frozen, unless otherwise specified. AgLocal works with the farmer and processing plant to ensure that each cut is instantly Cryovac(r)-ed and frozen at zero degrees. As AgLocal will be launching more locations soon for the monthly subscription offering, customers can sign up on the AgLocal website and will be notified when deliveries come to their neighborhood.
AgLocal utilizes e-commerce, online community and unique content to deliver the first internet powered brand of meat. Now it's much easier for consumers to confidently buy protein products from family farms who adhere to practices that consider animal welfare, consumer health and the environment first and foremost. For more information, visit www.aglocal.com